Surprising Facts About the Most (and Least) Celebrated Occasions in the U.S.

Did you know bartenders are booked more for graduations than holiday parties?
Andrea Fowler

Andrea Fowler


In honor of World Party Day, The Bash took a look at how people celebrate their favorite holidays and occasions. What’s that? You haven’t heard of World Party Day? Allow me to elaborate: This particular holiday is observed by everyone, everywhere. It’s meant to be a day of joyful celebration to acknowledge everything that’s good and optimistic in the world.

Speaking of celebrations, did you know that the most-celebrated occasion in the US are adult birthdays? Or that bartenders are booked more for graduation parties than they are for holiday parties? (Get your groove on, empty nesters!)

When it comes to planning a party, nothing takes it over the top quite like entertainment. We decided to take a look at the most popular entertainment booked for different event types from baby showers to retirement parties—and found some real surprises tucked in there.

Take a look at all the fun facts below.